Cinco de Mayo Margarita with Red Hot Tamale candy drops

 

 
A Red Hot Margarita with Hot Tamale drops

2 cups of ice
1  1/2 ounces lime juice
1  1/2  ounces tequila
1 ounce simple syrup * instruction below
1 lime wedge
coarse salt
Hot Tamale candies (optional)
Combine tequila, lime juice and the simple syrup using a hand-held shaker with lots of ice.   Rub the rim of two glasses with a lime wedge and dip in salt.  Divide the margarita between the prepared glasses and serve.  Drop a few Hot Tamale candies.

* Instruction for a simple syrup . In a sauce pan simmer equal parts of sugar and water until sugar dissolves, than cool.

 

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One Response to Cinco de Mayo Margarita with Red Hot Tamale candy drops

  1. boro

    Wonderful! That is the type of information that should be shared across the net. Will make the dip soon!

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